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The Practical Global Corporate Data Approaches to the EU-US Privacy Shield

On July 12, 2016, following the Maximillian Schrems v Data Protection Commissioner decision, the EU Commission adopted the EU-US Privacy Shield Framework as replacement for the Safe Harbor Program providing: “Member States shall provide that the transfer to a third country of personal data (by an entity) . . . may take place only if . . . the third country in question ensures an adequate level of data protection.”